There are 8 ways to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran by bus, tram, train, taxi, car, towncar or shuttle

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What companies run services between Melbourne Airport (MEL), Australia and Prahran, VIC, Australia?

You can take a bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran via Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St and Melbourne Remand Centre/Spencer St in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Yarra Trams
Website
yarratrams.com.au
Tram from 133-Canterbury Rd/Fitzroy St to 27-Lorne St/St Kilda Rd
Avg. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Tram from 27-High St/St Kilda Rd to 33-The Avenue/High St
Avg. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$0
Daily
$0
Metro
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Train from Southern Cross to Hawksburn
Avg. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Bus operators
Skybus
Phone
+61 3 9335 2811
Email
info@skybus.com.au
Website
skybus.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport Purple zone to Fitzroy Street St Kilda
Avg. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Book at
skybus.umd.com.au
Bus from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr to Skybus Coach Terminal/Spencer St
Avg. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
skybus.com.au
Metropolitan buses
Website
ptv.vic.gov.au
Bus from Melbourne Remand Centre/Spencer St to Wrights Tce/Williams Rd
Avg. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
ptv.vic.gov.au
2 hour ticket
$4
Daily
$7
Other operators
Uber Melbourne
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran
Avg. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $50
uberX
$35 - $50
UberSELECT
$50 - $70
uberXL
$50 - $70
UberBLACK
$75 - $110
Taxi
Avg. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
Silver Top Taxi
Phone
+61 13 10 08
Website
silvertop.com.au
Jayride
Avg. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Melbourne Airport to Prahran
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Shuttle from Melbourne Airport to Prahran
Estimated price
$12 - $95

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran?

The distance between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Prahran is 24 km. The road distance is 30 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran?

The cheapest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran is to drive which costs $4 and takes 24 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran?

The quickest way to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs $70.

Is there a direct bus between Melbourne Airport (MEL) and Prahran?

No, there is no direct bus from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran. However, there are services departing from Melbourne Airport T1 Skybus/Arrival Dr and arriving at Wrights Tce/Williams Rd via Melbourne Remand Centre/Spencer St. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

How long does it take to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran?

It takes approximately 51 min to get from Melbourne Airport (MEL) to Prahran, including transfers.